The Generals of WWII

Generals from Australia Flag for Australia
Portrait of Brigadier Douglas Oswald Luke Kitto

Kitto, Douglas Oswald Luke


* 27th of December 1895

† 4th of December 1988


1934-10-15 Lieutenant-Colonel
1939-11-20 Temporary Colonel
1939-11-20 Temporary Brigadier


1934-10-15 1939-09-10 Commanding Officer 2nd Australian Field Artillery Brigade
1939-09-11 1939-11-19 Director of H, Army Headquarters
1939-11-20 1942-04-05 Commander Royal Artillery, 3rd Australian Infantry Division
1942-04-06 1942-08-22 Commander Royal Artillery, 10th Australian Infantry Division
1942-08-23 1943-06-21 Commander Royal Artillery, 4th Australian Infantry Division
1943-06-22 1943-10-21 Commander Royal Artillery, 1st Australian Armoured Division
1943-10-22 1945-XX-XX Commander Royal Artillery, 11th Australian Infantry Division
1945-03-01 Retired